#c40a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c40a00 is composed of 76.9% red, 3.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 94.9% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 3.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c40a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff1400 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 77
    • G 4
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 95
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c40a00 color description : Strong red.

#c40a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c40a00 has RGB values of R:196, G:10, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.95, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12847616.

Hex triplet c40a00 #c40a00
RGB Decimal 196, 10, 0 rgb(196,10,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 3.9, 0 rgb(76.9%,3.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 95, 100, 23
HSL 3.1°, 100, 38.4 hsl(3.1,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 3.1°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.146, 64.693, 55.248
XYZ 22.875, 11.956, 1.103
xyY 0.637, 0.333, 11.956
CIE-LCH 41.146, 85.073, 40.498
CIE-LUV 41.146, 132.313, 29.537
Hunter-Lab 34.577, 57.577, 22.312
Binary 11000100, 00001010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c40a00

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Alternatives to #c40a00

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#c40a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c40a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c40a00;}
.background {background-color:#c40a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c40a00;}

Shades and Tints of #c40a00

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #130100 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c40a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5b5a is the less saturated color, while #c40a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c40a00 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a3533 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #75691b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #836400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7160b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #924611 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a4300 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c51107 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population